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A Madman's Lullaby

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A Madman's Lullaby

After the sun bleeds colors
Into the sky the white stars 
Are scattered like diamonds thrown 
Across the violet black night

And at the edge of dawn
A thread of light expanding 
And spilling like smooth thick cream
I am the moth drawn to light


Hovering and circling
Until the glow disappears 
And even the quick flutter
Of my wings cannot lift me

From soulless obscurity 

 














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  1. Date: 4/21/2012 7:20:00 PM

    Beautiful images, well worded poem. Nicely done.